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Quartz Fabrication

Fused Quartz Glass Fabrication


Custom quartz fabrication is an additional area of expertise. We offer several quartz fabrication services, including:



We have worked with lighting manufacturers and quartz fabricators developing new products and processes. Our understanding of technical processes, along with the capabilities and limitations of quartz, has saved our customers precious time and money.


Fused Quartz Glass Repair

Many times, a damaged piece of quartz apparatus can be repaired for a fraction of the replacement cost. We can let you know if repair is feasible, and will give you an exact estimate of the cost and time involved.


General Quartz Fabrication

Great Lakes Glasswerks is always pleased to offer a quote on any quartz fabrication project.

Shaping and Forming of Fused Silica


Mechanical processing

  • Drilling

  • Cutting

  • Grinding

  • Milling

Hot Forming Fused Silica

  • Welding

  • Glass blowing

  • Elongation / Compressing

  • Collapsing - The quartz tube is heated to the softening temperature and pressure is applied to the inside of the tube reducing it's diameter.

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